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Sewell, Helen 1896-1957

Overview
Works: 119 works in 436 publications in 3 languages and 18,244 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  Historical fiction  Fictional autobiographies  Poetry  History  Domestic fiction  Action and adventure fiction  Biographical fiction  Criticism, interpretation, etc 
Roles: Illustrator, Author, Arranger
Classifications: PZ7.W6461, FIC
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The Thanksgiving story by Alice Dalgliesh( Book )

29 editions published between 1954 and 2001 in English and held by 3,447 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A Pilgrim family's struggle to survive in their harsh new homeland culminates in a Thanksgiving feast
The bears on Hemlock Mountain by Alice Dalgliesh( Book )

38 editions published between 1952 and 2000 in English and held by 2,655 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young boy sent on an errand over Hemlock Mountain is not so sure he likes going alone, because there may be bears on the mountain, but with the help of the big iron pot he borrows, he completes his errand
The dream keeper and other poems by Langston Hughes( Book )

16 editions published between 1932 and 1986 in English and Undetermined and held by 988 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of fifty-nine poems, selected by the author for young readers, including lyrical poems, songs, and blues, many exploring the black experience
A book of myths; selections from Bulfinch's Age of fable by Thomas Bulfinch( Book )

11 editions published between 1942 and 1970 in English and held by 942 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

From the classic collection of retellings, Age of Fable, 30 Greek myths have been excerpted
Away goes Sally by Elizabeth Coatsworth( Book )

16 editions published between 1934 and 2003 in 3 languages and held by 761 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sally and her aunts and uncles move from Massachusetts to a new frontier home in Maine, by means of a little house on runners
Baby island by Carol Ryrie Brink( Book )

10 editions published between 1937 and 1993 in English and held by 698 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An amusing story of two girls, who rescue four babies from a shipwreck and land safely on a desert island. Grades 4-6
The long winter by Laura Ingalls Wilder( Book )

12 editions published between 1940 and 1965 in English and Undetermined and held by 503 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A severe blizzard isolates the Dakota town in which Laura and Mary live. A desperate need for food sends Almanzo and another boy on a dangerous trip across the prairie. In May the snow melted and brought the Ingalls' Christmas barrel and the gayest celebration ever
Little house in the big woods by Laura Ingalls Wilder( Book )

14 editions published between 1932 and 1947 in English and held by 467 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Author's vivid account of her pioneering family's experiences in a little log house in Wisconsin in the 1870s. The Ingalls family feels safe and secure despite blizzards, wolves, and the loneliness of the big woods
Ten saints by Eleanor Farjeon( Book )

12 editions published between 1936 and 1973 in English and held by 437 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Biographies of ten saints of the Catholic Church
By the shores of Silver Lake by Laura Ingalls Wilder( Book )

7 editions published between 1939 and 1956 in English and held by 421 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sequel to the author's "On the banks of Plum Creek." Dakota in the early days of the railroads is the background for this true story of American life. Contains a description of a railroad building camp seen thru the eyes of Laura at the age of thirteen
Little town on the prairie by Laura Ingalls Wilder( Book )

6 editions published between 1941 and 1953 in English and held by 418 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Pa's homestead thrives, Laura gets her first job in town, blackbirds eat the corn and oats crops, Mary goes to college, and Laura gets into trouble at school, but becomes a certified school teacher
The poems of Emily Dickinson by Emily Dickinson( Book )

9 editions published between 1952 and 2005 in English and held by 398 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Ralph Franklin, the foremost scholar of Dickinson's manuscripts, has prepared an authoritative one-volume edition of all extant poems of Emily Dickinson - 1,789 poems in all, the largest number ever assembled. This reading edition derives from his three-volume work, The Poems of Emily Dickinson: Variorum Edition (1998), which contains approximately 2,500 sources for the poems. In this one-volume edition, Franklin offers a single reading of each poem - usually the latest version of the entire poem - rendered with Dickinson's spelling, punctuation and capitalization intact."--Jacket
These happy golden years by Laura Ingalls Wilder( Book )

4 editions published in 1943 in English and held by 392 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fifteen-year-old Laura learns that living away from home and teaching school can be a bit frightening when most of the students are taller than she is, but every week Almanzo Wilder arrives to take her to her family for the weekend
The young Brontës, Charlotte and Emily, Branwell and Anne by Mary Louise Jarden( Book )

6 editions published between 1938 and 1958 in English and held by 381 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A portrayal of the events that took place in the lives of the Bronte family during the years 1825 to 1830
Blue barns, the story of two big geese and seven little ducks by Helen Sewell( Book )

15 editions published between 1933 and 1968 in English and held by 373 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Blue Barns is home to many different animals including seven little ducks who learn to fly on their own
Bluebonnets for Lucinda by Frances Clarke Sayers( Book )

5 editions published in 1934 in English and held by 359 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lucinda travels to mainland Texas to visit friends and see the bluebonnets
A first Bible( Book )

8 editions published between 1934 and 1963 in English and held by 334 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"It contains in the words of the King James Bible the stories which time has proved to be the most interesting and inspiring to youth of every age"--Foreword
The Fair American by Elizabeth Coatsworth( Book )

9 editions published between 1940 and 2005 in English and Swedish and held by 274 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Pierre, sole survivor of his family because of the horrors of the French Revolution, escapes to Brest where he is taken on as a cabin boy
A round of carols by T. Tertius Noble( )

2 editions published in 1964 in English and held by 260 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tag-along Tooloo by Frances Clarke Sayers( Book )

8 editions published between 1941 and 1958 in English and held by 257 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Five-year-old Talluluh, Ann's sister, wants to do everything Ann and her friends, Susan and Virginia, do. But all three tell her she's either too little, it's too hard, or, it's too dangerous, and nickname her Tag-Along Tooloo! Echo's of the author's own childhood growing up in Galveston, Texas can be seen in this story of Texas
 
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The bears on Hemlock Mountain
Alternative Names
Helen Sewell American children's illustrator and writer

Helen Sewell Amerikaans schrijfster (1896-1957)

슈얼, 헬렌 1896-

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Languages
English (240)

Swedish (3)

Danish (2)

Covers
The bears on Hemlock MountainAway goes SallyBaby islandThe long winterThe Fair American